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Tiffany McKenzie focuses her practice on estate planning and administration, family wealth transfer tax planning, succession planning, and fiduciary litigation.

Ms. McKenzie assists clients with their pre-death estate planning and wealth preservation through the creation of wills, revocable trusts, irrevocable trusts (including irrevocable insurance trusts, intentionally defective irrevocable grantor trusts, qualified personal residence trusts, grantor retained annuity trusts, private annuity sales to grantor trusts and installment sale transactions to grantor trusts), and the use of lifetime gifting. Ms. McKenzie has helped clients further their charitable inclinations by creating charitable trusts and charitable foundations.

In addition, Ms. McKenzie helps financial institutions and individuals navigate a wide range of fiduciary disputes, including trust, estate, and probate disputes.

Civic Involvement & Honors

    • Georgia Rising Star, Estate Planning & Probate, 2017
    • Urban Perform - Board Member
    • Lead Atlanta, Class of 2016
    • Agnes Scott - Alumnae Board
    • Fernbank Museum Artemis Guild - Member
    • Dress for Success Atlanta - Volunteer
    • United Way - Young Professional Leaders
    • Cobb Justice Foundation - TPO Attorney Volunteer
    • Agnes Scott - Alumnae Board
    • Fernbank Museum Artemis Guild - Member
    • Dress for Success Atlanta - Volunteer
    • United Way - Young Professional Leaders
    • Cobb Justice Foundation - TPO Attorney Volunteer
    • United Way - Young Professional Leaders
    • Cobb Justice Foundation - TPO Attorney Volunteer
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Professional Affiliations

    • Georgia Planned Giving Council
    • Florida Bar Out of State Division, President, 2017-2018; Treasurer, 2014-2015; Secretary, 2013-2014; Social Media Chair, 2012-2013 
    • Georgia Association of Black Women Attorneys
    • State Bar of Georgia - Fiduciary Law Section
    • State Bar of Florida - Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section
    • Georgia Association of Black Women Attorneys
    • State Bar of Georgia - Fiduciary Law Section
    • State Bar of Florida - Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section
    • State Bar of Florida - Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section
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Publications

  • Co-Author, "Marriage, Death and Taxes: The Estate Planning Impact of Windsor and Obergefell on Georgia's Same-Sex Spouses," Georgia Bar Journal, Vol. 21, No. 2, October 2015
  • "Estate Planning with Conservation Easements," Insights, Co-Authored with Kim Civins, Summer 2012

Speaking Engagements

  •   "Turning Ova in Your Grave: Estate Planning and Trust Considerations Related to the Use of Assisted Reproductive Technology (ART),"  ICLE Fiduciary Law Institute, St. Simon’s, Georgia, July 13, 2017
  • First Year Seminar Plenary Panel, “Telling our Stories: Who Will You Become,” Agnes Scott College, Sep. 13, 2013
  • Commencement Speaker, Holy Trinity Episcopal Academy, Melbourne, Florida, May 20, 2013
  • Keynote Speaker, Agnes Scott College's Sophomore Family Weekend Ring Ceremony, Feb. 16, 2013
  • "Black Women's Empowerment Panel: A Discussion to Inspire Every Leader," Agnes Scott College, Feb. 29, 2012